Near Dark: The Original Hillbilly Vamps

Long before the teen angst pangs of Twilight or the fever heat of True Blood, director Kathryn Bigelow had an inkling of what a southern-fried vampire romance could be. Near Dark delivered on her … Continue reading Near Dark: The Original Hillbilly Vamps

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31 Days Of Horror 2016 Finds “The Lost Boys #1” On The Wednesday Run

“One thing about living in Santa Carla I never could stomach…all the damned vampires.” Oh, yeah! With that one, end-of-film revelation, the 1987’s The Lost Boys cemented itself as a … Continue reading 31 Days Of Horror 2016 Finds “The Lost Boys #1” On The Wednesday Run

31 Days of Horror 2016: What We Do in the Shadows

I love horror, but my favorite character has always been the vampire. Those little blood suckers have gone through a wide range of metamorphosis starting with the first time I … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror 2016: What We Do in the Shadows

31 Days of Horror 2014 – Byzantium

When I sat down to watch Neil Jordan’s masterful 2012 vampire film, Byzantium, I was filled with more than a little apprehension. I gave up on the “beautiful” vampire some … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror 2014 – Byzantium

True Blood S07 E06: Karma

We’re more than halfway through the final season of “True Blood,” and it seems like old times, as nothing is as it seems. Bill has somehow contracted Hep-V just as … Continue reading True Blood S07 E06: Karma

The Strain S01 E01: Night Zero

Air travel is the fastest route from point A to point B, which is on the plus side, but the negative side has passengers contending with rising costs, security checks, … Continue reading The Strain S01 E01: Night Zero

Dracula S01 E10: Let There Be Light

Sometimes we humans are more evil than the monsters we seek to kill. In episode 9, Van Helsing was so set on revenge that he was ready to bash in … Continue reading Dracula S01 E10: Let There Be Light

Dracula S01 E09: Four Roses

Last week’s episode was a real character study on the people surrounding Grayson/Dracula. Best friends are not always best friends, boyfriends can’t be trusted, and you never ever want to … Continue reading Dracula S01 E09: Four Roses

Dracula S01 E08: Come to Die

Like a page torn from the Star Wars story, our rascally greedy men of the Brotherhood aka Order of the Dragon have used their power, shady dealings and money to … Continue reading Dracula S01 E08: Come to Die

Dracula S01 E07: Servant to Two Masters

In our last episode, Dracula/Grayson, with the help of Van Helsing’s experiments, spoiled the Order of the Dragon’s plans to get rid of him, but Dracula might want to invest … Continue reading Dracula S01 E07: Servant to Two Masters

Spend Your New Year’s Eve With Bad Blood #1 On The Tuesday Run–December 31, 2013

Another holiday Wednesday means another Tuesday run to your local comic shop. That’s right. Just like last week, where Christmas Day landed on a Wednesday, your comics are arriving a … Continue reading Spend Your New Year’s Eve With Bad Blood #1 On The Tuesday Run–December 31, 2013

Dracula S01 E06: Of Monsters and Men

Last week’s episode was all about friends and their secrets. Dracula saved Renfield from the clutches of Browning’s torturers and he danced with Mina. But, did that little waltz around … Continue reading Dracula S01 E06: Of Monsters and Men